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Dartmoor Site: Roundhill SW (N) Cist

Roundhill SW (N) Cist

Roundhill SW (N) Cist

OS Map: SX 60916 74160
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 67 SW 15
HER record: 6248
Megalithic Portal: 45680
PMD: Roundhill SW 2
Alternate name: Round Hill S.2
Short Name: CT:RoundhillS2
Butler map: 65.1.5
Grinsell: LYDFORD 76
DPD page: 106
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Barrow Report: 31
Dimensions (m): 4.3 x 0.4 C
Notes: Northern of a pair of cists. Butler Round Hill S. 3. (Cairn 6) - Vol. 4. Map 65.1 (p.227-9 general plan of diagram of Round Hill cairns p.228). LYDFORD 75. "A turf-covered cairn, slightly spread on the northern side, measuring 5.0 meters by 4.8 meters and 0.5 meters in height. An almost centrally placed upright slab, 0.6 meters long and 0.13 meters wide and a large slab at the foot of the mound could both be part of a disturbed cist. There is no evidence of a kerb". Lethbridge diagram p.103, photo bottom p.106.
Nearby sites: SX60927416

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